TeamHealth is seeking a Facility Medical Director to join our leadership team at St. Francis Hospital in Columbus, Georgia. The FMD is responsible for the oversight of care provided by all program hospitalists. The FMD is charged with overseeing staffing, department management and supervision of medical care. The FMD works closely with Facility Staff to develop, implement and evaluate all services provided by the program.
- Competitive hourly rate
- Monthly FMD Stipend
- wRVU and Quality bonuses
- Paid malpractice insurance with tail coverage
- Comprehensive Benefits
Full range of care
St. Francis Hospital is a 376-bed facility employing more than 2,700 employees and 300 physicians. It provides inpatient, outpatient and emergency medicine services, and offers the only open heart surgery program in the area. In 2017, St. Francis received a 5-star rating from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. It is a highly ranked hospital and the only hospital in the region to have earned acute coronary syndrome care certification from the Joint Commission.
Directly across the Chattahoochee River, Columbus has a classically restored and lively downtown. It is only 90 minutes south of Atlanta, 4 hours from Savannah and a short drive to the beautiful, white sand beaches of the Florida panhandle. Columbus has a strong public and private school system. Many companies are headquartered there and St. Francis Hospital is one of the top 10 employers. With a population of about 200,000, Columbus is home to many museums, including the National Civil War Naval Museum and Coca-Cola Space Science Museum. There is something for everyone in Columbus, from biking and white water rafting to geocaching, bird watching and zip lining. Take a stroll along the lovely pedestrian trail that winds through the city! Columbus has a humid subtropical climate with daytime summer temperatures often reaching highs in the mid-90s and low temperatures in the winter average in the upper 30s.